Blunders, Fails, & Boneheaded Screw ups from a Year on the Road

I always expected to write this post. However, I thought I would have a lot more material to work with.

The Only Thing We Have To Fear Is Fear Itself. And Spiders.

Anyone who knows me knows that I am deathly afraid of spiders. Like, truly terrified. I fully realize my overwhelming dread of these tiny insects is completely irrational, but it's a phobia, so that's permitted.

Q&A: Ten Months on the Road

It occurred to me as we visited the homeland of Virginia last week that we were fielding a lot of really interesting questions, and actually being able to answer those questions made me realize just how much we've figured out over these past ten months.


Today is my fortieth birthday. Don’t worry, I’m not going to complain too much. I joke about it, but I’ve long believed one shouldn’t truly complain about their birthday.

Welcome to The New Chapter 3 Travels!

Assuming nothing has gone horribly wrong, our site should look very different today.

2016 – By The Numbers (That I Made Up)

As we wrap up the stupendously awesome disasterfest that was 2016, we figured we would put some of our statistics together.

45 thoughts from 45 days on crutches

After six weeks in this situation, I figured I would put pen to paper and write up a list of some of the lessons I've learned and things I've noticed during this process.

Dear People of Yelp, WTF???

Lately, I've spent a lot of time reading internet reviews. What I've come to realize is people on the internet are really freaken nuts.

Random Narcotic Fueled Musings

When I started writing this blog, I intended it to be a fun way to document our travels and maybe help folks who were thinking about making a similar change.


We were knocking things off our to-do list, spending time with friends and family, and having fun sightseeing. That's when disaster struck and derailed our plans.

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